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Woman's coat

Italian (Florence)
about 1970
Designed for Gucci (Italian (founded in 1921 in Florence))


Object Place: Florence, Italy

Dimensions

114.93 cm (45 1/4 in.); Legacy dimension: CB: 45 1/4 in. (114.9 cm)

Accession Number

1999.87a-b

Medium or Technique

Suede, leather, rayon

Not On View

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe, Textiles and Fashion Arts

Classifications

Costumes

Lime green suede coat with leather collar, cuffs, pockets, pieced inverted box pleat at back, and belt. Center front collar and pocket-flap snake head buttons and snake belt buckle. Light green-gray rayon lining with imprinted Gucci logo.
Label: “Gucci Made in Italy 42”
Condition: good; some fading and soil on leather trim, hem soiled

Provenance

Purchased by donor at Gucci in New York

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Edward L. Stone